Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School

  • Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School serves 720 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School's student population of 720 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students720 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#775 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
13%
27%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
79%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.360.43
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVerona Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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